Kelly Trout

Kelly Trout

Kelly Trout is a senior research analyst at Oil Change International, adding capacity across issue areas from North American pipelines to fossil fuel subsidies to energy transitions. Prior to joining the Oil Change team, Kelly served as communications director for the Chesapeake Climate Action Network. She was also a communications manager at Friends of the Earth U.S. Follow her on Twitter: @kellyatrout

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The United States is now the world’s largest oil and gas producer and, increasingly, dumping our excess oil and gas into global markets, which drives down prices and undermines policies aimed at reducing demand for fossil fuels.(Photo: Joe Brusky/Flickr/cc) Views
Wednesday, January 16, 2019
The U.S. Oil and Gas Industry Is Drilling Us Towards Climate Disaster
As the 116th Congress commences, in the wake of dire reports from climate scientists, the debate over U.S. climate policies has taken a welcome turn towards bold solutions. Spurred on by grassroots pressure from Indigenous communities, the youth-led Sunrise Movement, and communities from coast to...
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Saturday, October 20, 2018
Three Key Takeaways From the IPCC Report on 1.5 Degrees of Warming
Since the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) released its new, must-read report on the urgency of limiting global warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius , we at Oil Change International have been receiving some common questions: What are the implications for our analysis of what the Paris...
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